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Piggery / Farm Hand

Macorna Pastoral Company MCMILLANS, Bendigo

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

Positions are available for hard working ,honest and reliable workers to start in our large family owned piggery. General piggery work, includes but not limited to - lots of pressure cleaning , moving stock , daily checking of stock , loading truck.
General farm duties including but not limited to- pulling down fences , general clean up , pulling weeds , spraying weeds . Tractor driving not essential but would be an advantage.
Once instructed must be able to work with limited supervision.
Applicants must like working with large animals and not afraid of getting their hands dirty.
If you are afraid of hard work don't apply .
Must have good English communication skills and be physically fit.
Position is 38 hours per week. Monday to Friday
This employment counts towards getting your 2nd or 3rd year Visa.
Accommodation is available in a shared rental house on the farm , weekly rent of $60.00 includes water and electricity.
Award wages are paid $24.36 per hour. Weekend work is available.
We are situated in regional Northern Victoria in the rural area of Mc Millans.
Please send your resume and any Australian references to
[email address removed]
Suitable applicants will be contacted for a phone interview.
Please take into account Co-vid border restrictions. A Co-vid test will need to be done and quarantine period completed before commencement.

Postcode: 3568 (MCMILLANS, Bendigo)

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Macorna Pastoral Company

Member since: September 2020

Macorna Pastoral Company is involved in Pig Production for the fresh meat market. We are located in Northern Victoria, Australia . The company is solely owned and operated by Rod and Wendy Griffiths. We have 11 Full Time employees and 5 casuals .
Macorna Pastoral Company comprises of a 1200 sow Breeder Unit and a Grow-Out unit which houses 12,000 growers. Which are housed in a combination of 18 Igloos and conventional sheds.
Macorna Pastoral is a member of Australian Pork Limited and our pigs are sold to Auspork. Auspork abattoirs are located in Murray Bridge South Australia. This abattoir is registered as an export abattoir, and because of this we are required to be APIQ registered. The Australian Pork Industry Quality Assurance Program is an on-farm assurance program which helps us manage farm risks, hazard management, record keeping, bio-security and animal welfare. This program gives customers and consumers assurance that we meet high standards of pig production.

Farming, Animals & Conservation